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PostPosted: Thu Mar 31, 2016 4:18 pm 
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Fare thee well, Eric. On a Fri afternoon he broke down the demo. Drilled out the poprivets and overnighted the tube. In the water next day. That's service. thx

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PostPosted: Thu Mar 31, 2016 5:05 pm 
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Can we assume that this was a Folbot employee? Which would indicate that the lights are still on in South Carolina...

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PostPosted: Thu Mar 31, 2016 10:15 pm 
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me? an ex employee. no.

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PostPosted: Fri Apr 01, 2016 1:03 am 
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I assume he meant Eric...

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PostPosted: Fri Apr 01, 2016 9:02 am 
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Yes, I was referring to Eric.

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~'91 Klepper A2 w/ BSD schooner rig.
'64 Klepper Passat/Tradewind and T12 restoration projects.
Non-folding: Early '90s Old Town Canoe.
Previously owned '04 Pakboat Puffin II and '05 Swift (prototype), as well as an '84 Hobie 16.


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PostPosted: Sat Apr 02, 2016 10:02 am 
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Eric Thome is the president, part owner and all around good guy at Folbot.


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PostPosted: Sat Apr 02, 2016 9:44 pm 
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Thanks for filling that in. It's really so sad about Folbot.

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'64 Klepper Passat/Tradewind and T12 restoration projects.
Non-folding: Early '90s Old Town Canoe.
Previously owned '04 Pakboat Puffin II and '05 Swift (prototype), as well as an '84 Hobie 16.


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